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Holiday Gift Guide 2022

Still searching for the perfect gift? Want to support local? Look no further! We have put together our 2022 holiday gift guide to help you find the perfect gift! Each category features only a small selection of the amazing and unique items we have available, make sure to check out the full list of products on our website using the shop buttons!

All of these suggestions are available on our online giftshop! Local pickup and shipping is available!

Looking for a unique gift for someone?

Coming soon to our online giftshop – Moccasin Making DIY kits! These kits were created by Mitchell Riley, Chippewa of the Thames, owner of Antler River Leather

Cost: $90.00

Available kits women’s size 5-11 and men’s sizes 4-10

if interested to please email us at

National Geographic Dino Dig Kit

Journey to the Prehistoric Era and Uncover Genuine Dinosaurs Fossils!

National Geographic’s Dinosaur Dig is an exciting hands-on adventure! Your child will become a real paleontologist as they explore fossils that are millions of years old. The included full-color learning guide allows children to identify and learn all about each specimen they uncover!

Cost: $21.00

National Geographic Impulse Mini Dig Gem

The National Geographic Gemstone Mini Dig Kit makes geology surprising and fun! That’s because you won’t know if an amethyst, quartz point, or rose quartz specimen is inside until you dig! Use the included dig tool and brush to excavate, then learn about your new treasure in our full-color learning guide.

Cost: $12.00

Our online gift shop features a collection of artisan crafts, artwork, and matted prints! Many of these pieces feature artwork designed by Indigenous artists.

For the coffee, tea or mug lover in your life, our selection of mugs are the perfect gift! Some of these porcelain mugs features the art of Indigenous artists! Not a fan of mugs? We have a wide selection of water bottles too!

Do you have an avid reader in your life? Our selection of books will certainly pique any reader’s curiosity-
especially if they are interested in learning more about archaeology!

Do you have an aspiring archaeologist, heritage professional, or historian in your life? Perhaps you are looking to buy something for someone in the field already? We have a wide selection of archaeology related gifts!

Still trying to find the perfect gift for the kids? Look no further!
From plush toys to cool pendant necklaces, we have a great selection of gifts for kids!

From fashionable scarves to beautiful jewelry, our online gift shop carries a wide variety of items
perfect for the stylish person in your life!

Still can’t decide? You can never go wrong with a gift card! Fundscrip is a service that allows you to purchase gift cards to your favourite stores, restaurants, and establishments- and as a bonus, a percentage of the proceeds go directly back to the museum to help support our programming! Make sure to use our code: NNHSZ5

No matter where you shop this holiday season, we encourage you to shop and support local!

From all of us at the Museum of Ontario Archaeology, have a safe and happy holiday season!